Welcome to Leon County’s Emergency Information Portal. Here you will find useful tips on protecting you and your family in the event natural or man-made disasters occur in Leon County. On the left-hand navigation panel you will find links to resources for preparation, response and recovery information.
For more information during a natural or man-made disaster, please contact the Emergency Operations Center directly at (850) 606-3700. For specific information on preparing for hurricane season and weather-related events, please visit www.HaveAHurricanePlan.com.
A Flood Watch is in effect from 4/18/2014 2:00 AM to 4/19/2014 2:00 AM EDT for Leon County.
A Flood Watch means that current and developing hydrometeorological conditions are such that there is a threat of flooding.
Precautionary / Protective Actions:
Review your emergency preparedness plan and update/replenish your emergency supply kit.Move away from rising water to higher ground.
Do not drive into flooded roadways or around a barricade. Twelve inches of water can float a car or small SUV and 18 inches of water can carry away large vehicles.
Do not walk through moving water. Six inches of moving water can make you fall.
Monitor weather conditons by visiting the National Weather Service website at http://weather.gov/tallahassee
Areal Flood Watch from 4/18/2014 2:00 AM to 4/19/2014 2:00 AM EDT for Leon County. More information: http://inws.wrh.noaa.gov/weather/alertinfo/15862477This update was submitted at 4/17/2014 5:10:23 AM
Event extended (time). Flood Warning from 4/16/2014 10:43 AM to 4/18/2014 8:00 AM EDT for Leon County. More information; http://inws.wrh.noaa.gov/weather/alertinfo/15853427This update was submitted at 4/16/2014 5:02:39 PM
Event extended (time). Flood Warning from 4/15/2014 10:30 PM to 4/19/2014 2:00 PM EDT for Leon County. More information: http://inws.wrh.noaa.gov/weather/alertinfo/15844810This update was submitted at 4/15/2014 10:49:52 PM
Flood Warning issued April 16 at 9:57PM EDT until April 21 at 2:00AM EDT by NWS